Fire Shut Up in My Bones
Fire Shut Up in My Bones

In Theaters Feb 12

The Met: Live in HD

Fire Shut Up in My Bones

210 Minutes

By popular demand, an additional encore showing of Fire Shut Up in My Bones will be presented on February 12, 2022.

The first opera by a Black composer presented on the Met stage and featuring a libretto by filmmaker Kasi Lemmons, this opera tells a poignant and profound story about a young man’s journey to overcome a life of trauma and hardship.

Back by popular demand, the Metropolitan Opera’s groundbreaking production of Terence Blanchard’s Fire Shut Up in My Bones returns to cinemas on February 12 in celebration of Black History Month. Hailed as “a watershed moment for American opera” by The Washington Post, the opera recently made history as the first work by a Black composer to be presented at the Met and tells a poignant and profound story about a young man’s journey to overcome a life of trauma and hardship.


*Content Advisory: Fire Shut Up In My Bones addresses adult themes and contains some adult language.

Music: Terence Blanchard / Libretto by Kasi Lemmons
Language: English, with English subtitles

The health and safety of our patrons is top priority. Fathom is in regular conversations with our owners – Regal, AMC and Cinemark – and more than 70 affiliate theatres, all of whom are instituting necessary health and safety policies, protocols and procedures in accordance with the CDC and local governments, to ensure a clean and safe environment. Please visit your local theatre website for the most up to date information related to their safety measures.

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Fire Shut Up in My Bones

Run Time: 3 hours 30 minutes

Categories: Performing Arts

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SYNOPSIS & CAST SHEET

Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Conductor

Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Conductor

Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Angel Blue

Destiny/Loneliness/Greta

Angel Blue

Destiny/Loneliness/Greta

Angel Blue

Latonia Moore

Billie

Latonia Moore

Billie

Latonia Moore

Will Liverman

Charles

Will Liverman

Charles

Will Liverman

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